The arrangement means that Wakanow has become the ticketing partner for the Prideland edition. The travel agency with spread across Africa and the United Arab Emirates says it aims to transform the booking experience for clients and the event organisers.
Wakanow’s Chief Executive Officer, Mr Adebayo Adedeji said: “We are excited to partner with Eko Hotels and Suites on this year’s edition of the event. We are bringing our expertise in travel and our ability to support Nigerian inbound tourism from all over the World.
“Our partnership with Eko Hotels and Suites would help us engage with one of the most passionate client bases in leisure, travel, holiday, and entertainment. To us, this isn’t just a ticketing deal, it’s a true partnership. Together, we will create only the best experiences for the Tropical Christmas Wonderland fans of today and tomorrow”.
Wakanow’s Chief Commercial Officer, Mrs Adenike Macaulay explained that “this partnership for us expresses our desire to ensure that we are at the forefront of activities or events that help us promote the beauty and rich heritage of Africa. The Prideland edition perfectly fuses the beauty of African culture while also preaching the gospel of leisure and relaxation”.
For the General Manager of Eko Hotels and Suites, Mr Danny Kioupouroglou, the hospitality entity is fascinated about the partnership. “We are glad to bring Wakanow on board to be a part of the Tropical Christmas Wonderland,” he began, adding: “Our new partner did a tremendous job integrating into their ticket sales ecosystem and providing our guests with a frictionless process to purchase packages and passes best-suited for the Prideland edition”.
The Director of Sales and Marketing of Eko Hotels and Suites, Mrs Iyadunni Gbadegbo said: “We partnered with Wakanow because of the synergy of purpose and direction that we have. The Tropical Christmas Wonderland – Prideland edition will effectively position as the event that brings everyone together in Nigeria from all over the world”.
Prideland edition is a fusion of Africa’s rich culture and the magic of Christmas. Since 2019, Eko Hotel tropical wonderland has brought families together to celebrate Christmas and also create an atmosphere of endless fun.
Wakanow says the partnership is of utmost importance to it, “as the brand is always looking for new ways to promote the vibrancy of African cultures. This partnership hopes to promote African culture by infusing Africa’s rich culture into every part of the Christmas wonderland celebration”.